Long Hollow Nutrient Bank
Project TypeNutrient Bank
LocationVirginia | Scott County
Service AreaClinch / Powell River Basin
Project SizeNutrient: 31.49 IBS
SolutionStormwater Management & Water Quality
The goal of this 32.41 acres nutrient bank located in Scott County, Virginia is to reduce nutrient (phosphorus) and sediment loading into the Chesapeake Bay watershed via the conversion of active agricultural land into forest; and generate non-point nutrient credits for transfer under existing and future federal, state and local law, programs, regulations and guidance, including the DEQ Guidance. It is located within the twelve-digit hydrologic unit codes (HUC) 060102050701 (Copper Creek-Grassy Creek) and eight digit HUC 06010205 (Upper Clinch).